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Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED

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Ireland : Medals

Date Sold Category Lot Description Sale Price

Auction 162
Medals , , Ireland Exaults in the Presence of Her King, bronze, 25mm., Emergency Medal 1939-46 for National with bar "1939-1946", reverse The Local Force. bronze. GVF. (2). , Messina Earthquake 1908, unnamed, silver. GVF. (3).
£85 London Coins : A162 : Lot 912 : Ireland, George IV Commemorative, Ireland Exaults in the Presence of Her King, bronze, 25mm., Emerge... London Coins : A162 : Lot 912 : Ireland, George IV Commemorative, Ireland Exaults in the Presence of Her King, bronze, 25mm., Emerge...

Auction 162
Medals aded to Duncan MacQuarrie Mclean Able Seaman NVF, Able Seaman Mclean was killed in action off Cork, , 40 mile south of Ballycottin Light aboard S.S.Scottish Monarch 1/6/1915. The ship was hit by shells and was sunk.
£42

Auction 161
Medals Medals (3) of 1901 38mm diameter in silver Obv: Bust three-quarters left EDWARD VII KING AND EMPEROR GOD SAVE THE KING, Reverse Two shields crowned, EDWARD VII KING OF GREAT BRITAIN & COLONIES ACROSS THE SEA & EMPEROR OF INDIA, UNC and nicely toned, Queen 1887 by A. 38mm diameter in bronze Obverse: Bust left Crowned and veiled, VICTORIA . QUEEN OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND. EMPRESS OF INDIA, Reverse: Crowned Shield within an Oak and Laurel wreath UNC with attractively toned with prooflike fields, Queen Victoria Golden Jubilee 1887 36mm diameter in bronze by Piches, , Obverse bust left Crowned and veiled QUEEN VICTORIA BORN MAY 24th 1819 ASCENDED THE THRONE 20th JUNE 1837, Reverse: JUBILEE OF HER MAJESTY'S REIGN 1887 Crowned within a wreath, Toned UNC with a spot on the rim at 8 o'clock
£160

Auction 161
Medals of Queen 1897 56mm diameter in bronze Eimer 1817 The Official issues (3) UNC with a small scratch in the field, GEF, these boxed, one with the lid detached, and GEF unboxed, of 1911 51mm diameter in bronze by B.MacKennal Eimer 1922 EF once lightly cleaned now retoned, in the Royal Mint box of issue, Coronation of 36mm diameter in silver by Pinches Obverse: bust left, crowned, EDWARDVS VII REX ET IMPERATOR, Reverse: The shields of , and , crowned, IN COMMEMORATION OF THE CORONATION OF H.M KING EDWARD VII Lustrous UNC and attractively toned
£150

Auction 161
Medals 1820 by W.Binfield 51mm diameter in bronze by W.Binfield Obverse: Bust left, GEORGIUS IIII D.G. BRITANNIAR REX F.D., Reverse: A crowned sword with crossed sceptres SOLIO BRITANNORUM ANNO MDCCCXX POTITUS EF, 1887 38mm diameter in bronze by A. Obverse: Bust left, Veiled and crowned, VICTORI A QUEEN OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND . EMPRESS OF INDIA Reverse: MORTLAKE on a shield crowned within wreath, GLORIOUS REIGN OF FIFTY YEARS COMPLETED UNC in contemporary box, and Queen Alexandria 1902, Reverse: 1902 57mm diameter in bronze VF, Fine Arts Exhibition 1874 51mm diameter in bronze Obverse: Bust left ALBERT.EDWARD. PRINCE. OF. WALES. PRESIDFENT. Reverse: Facade of buildings including the Albert Hall. LONDON. ANNUAL. INTERNATIONAL. EXHIBITION. OF. ALL. FINE. ARTS. AND. INVENTIONS. Exergue: MDCCCLXIV A/UNC, Reform Bill 1832 51mm diameter in bronze by B.Wyon, Eimer 1254 Obverse: REFORM IN THE REPRESENTATION OF THE PEOPLEIN THE COMMONS HOUSE OF PARLIAMENT 1832; Crown above, within a wreath decorated by the shield. Reverse: Liberty, kneeling, presents a bill of REFORM to Britannia who stands before a inscribed GREY BROUGHAM ALTHORP RUSSELL, on which rests a of WILLIAM THE [F]OURTH, Exergue: 2nd & 3rd WILLIAM IV, VF
£120

Auction 161
Medals In White Metal a small group (4) The 1862 65mm diameter by Ottley, , Obverse Bust left HER MOST GRACIOUS MAJESTY QUEEN VICTORIA Reverse a side view of the building, THE INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION IN THE 25th YEAR OF THE REIGN OF QUEEN VICTORIA. OPENED 1st MAY 1862 DESIGNED BY CAPTAIN FOWKER.E. ERECTED BY MESSrs KELK AND LUCAS EF, The Houses of Parliament c.1847 44mm diameter, Obverse: View of the Houses of Parliament THE HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT LONDON C.BARRY ESQ. ARCHITECT, Reverse: Interior of the House of Lords, INTERIOR OF THE HOUSE OF LORDS EF, of Queen 1897 35mm diameter, unsigned, Obverse Bust left Crowned and Veiled, VICTORIA REGINA ET IMPERATRIX, 1897 below, Reverse Shields of , and Crowned IN COMMEMORATION OF THE SIXTIETH YEAR OF HER MAJESTYS REIGN, EF, and Exhibition 1901 38mm diameter Eimer 1858 unsigned, Obverse: Vignette containing busts of and Alexandra. NAVAL & MILITAREY EXHIBITION Exergue CRYSTAL PALACE 1901. Reverse: Vignette containing the conjoined busts of Victoria and Albert, below, Building . JUBILEE OF THE GREAT EXHIBITION HYDE PARK SYDENHAM 1851. 1901 EF in the packet of issue
£100

Auction 157
Medals Medals a varied group (over 40)includes 1897 the official Issue 25mm diameter in silver (3) Fine (2) and NEF, 1935 the official Royal Mint issues 32mm diameter in silver (2) EF to UNC, boxed, of 1937 38mm diameter in silver VF, a small group of items, and (2) 1723 Woods (2) Fine and VF
£150

Auction 157
Medals Campaign Medal bar Northern to 24106911 L / Cpl.R. Hod RCT. Privately issued or copy medals: group of four including General Service Medal bar , unnamed & stamped copy, Silver and Medals (both stamped copy), "For General Service" Cross, silver to 24106911 Cpl.R. Howard RCT 1967-1979, mounted as worn. Service Medal (silver) named to Cpl R Howard, Foreign Service Medal bar , Maritime Service Medal named to Cpl Howard, 73 Maritime R.C.T., Northern Ireland Veterans Medal
£110

Auction 157
Medals Medals on stamp covers (10), replica n campaign medals set into an envelope with stamps franked with name of . Issued by Benham, . Assorted medals, 1853 copy, 1854 2 bars Balaklava & Sebastopol copy, 1939- 45 Star, Medal, Medals (2) copies, Campaign Medal bar Northern copy, Operational Service Medal, copy, together with other assorted bars and ribbons , copy, Medal 1815, copy, Defence & War Medals. GVF. Together with a bag of assorted medal ribbons, photographs of medals and Buckingham Palace Memorial card & M.O.D. Veterans card. (4)
£95

Auction 156
Medals Union of and 1801 49mm diameter by C.H.Kuchler for M.Boulton, Eimer 927, Obverse Bust of left, armoured and draped GEORGIUS III. D:G. BRITANNIARUM REX. FIDEI DEF&c. Reverse Britannia and Hiia stand facing each other, their hands clasped. JUNGUNTUR OPES FIRMATUR IMPERIUM, UNC and with a small test mark on the edge which barely detracts
£340 London Coins : A156 : Lot 1040 : Union of Great Britain and Ireland 1801 49mm diameter Gilt by C.H.Kuchler for M.Boulton, Eimer 927, ... London Coins : A156 : Lot 1040 : Union of Great Britain and Ireland 1801 49mm diameter Gilt by C.H.Kuchler for M.Boulton, Eimer 927, ...

Auction 155
Medals - Republic 1879-1916 boxed medal two piece set (50mm and 36mm diameters) in 22 carat gold by Paul Vincze 1966, 1916 - 1966 50 years of Easter Rising PADRAIG H PEARCE 1879 - 1916 surrounding right facing portrait obverse WE PLEDGE OUR LIVES AND THE LIVES OF OUR COMRADES IN ARMS TO THE CUASE OF ITS FREEDOM OF ITS WELFARE AND OF ITS EXALTATION AMONG THE NATIONS reverse above two figures holding flags, total weight 189 grams so over 5 1/2 ounces pure gold content so the gold value alone in the region of £6,000 but rare as medals especially this large double gold issue, we were unable to find any previous sales results for this rare two coin set. Choice Unc in the two coin green display box with 1916 - 1966 in gold on the lid. Paul Vincze also designed coins and is responsible for designs on coins from The Chl Islands, , and more
£5,300 London Coins : A155 : Lot 2106 : Ireland - Republic Padraig H. Pearse 1879-1916 boxed commemorative medal two piece set (50mm and 36m... London Coins : A155 : Lot 2106 : Ireland - Republic Padraig H. Pearse 1879-1916 boxed commemorative medal two piece set (50mm and 36m...

Auction 155
Medals Investiture of the 1969 a 4-medal set each in silver 38mm, 32mm, 29mm and 24mm diameters respectively, each with a different reverse design, nFDC to FDC in the box of issue, The Queen's Tour of the United Kingdom and Northern , 1977 Silver Ingot 93.86 grammes, with three first day covers, UNC in the box of issue with certificate, HM the Queen's Official Birthday Ingot 1977, 122 grammes UNC in the box of issue with certificate, The Post Office Official Stamp Ingot 1977, 73 grammes of silver, along with first day cover, UNC in the box of issue with certificate
£240

Auction 154
Medals Union of and 1801 49mm diameter in copper, Eimer 927var.Obverse: Bust left GEORGIUS III. D.G. BRITANNIARUM REX.FIDEI DEF. &c. Reverse Britannia and Hiia stand facing each other their hands clasped. JUNGUNTUR OPES FIRMATUR IMPERIUM Exergue: 1.JAN. MDCCCI GEF with a couple of small rim nicks
£160

Auction 151
Medals Group of Ten replacement medals with set of miniatures named to Sgt E Odwell RA, from Northern to & . Includes a Veterans Star by Ad Productions and other pieces.
£55

Auction 150
Medals Birth of 1630 Obverse four Heart-shaped shields of and , , France and Reverse a decorative tablet upon which 'HONOR'. PRIN'. MAG'. BRIT'. FRA'. ET'. HIB'. NAT', 29 MAI'. ANN' EF the reverse with some dark toning
£140 London Coins : A150 : Lot 679 : Birth of Prince Charles 1630 Obverse four Heart-shaped shields of England and France, Scotland, Fran... London Coins : A150 : Lot 679 : Birth of Prince Charles 1630 Obverse four Heart-shaped shields of England and France, Scotland, Fran...

Auction 145
Medals 1772 Eimer 744a 43mm diameter in copper showing the distinctive die break to the left of the exergue. Obverse Bust of laureate. GEORGE III. KING. OF. GR. BRITAIN. FRANCE. AND. IRELAND ETC. Reverse Two Ships at sea RESOLVTION ADVENTURE. Exergue. SAILED . FROM. ENGLAND MARCH MDCCLXXII Fine for wear, with corroded surfaces as is normal on this issue, and showing the mount mark at the top as do all examples. Eimer states:- 'The medal was commissioned by naturalist and benefactor Joseph Banks (1743-1820) who was to have accompanied Captain James Cook on his second voyage (1728-1729) but withdrew at a late stage. These medals were distributed at more than 30 places and generally show up in a worn and weathered state. 2000 medals are said to have been produced made from an alloy of copper, lead, zinc and tin. A further 142 example were struck in silver and 2 in gold. All examples appear to have been struck from a cracked die, as does this example.' Only a handful of examples have been discovered, mainly in . Examples are held in the s of Te Papa and the National Museum of . A truly rare piece.
£1,100 London Coins : A145 : Lot 1099 : Resolution and Adventure Medal 1772 Eimer 744a 43mm diameter in copper showing the distinctive die b... London Coins : A145 : Lot 1099 : Resolution and Adventure Medal 1772 Eimer 744a 43mm diameter in copper showing the distinctive die b...

Auction 145
Medals of 1910 WE4971 76mm diameter in copper, Obverse Bust almost facing, Crowned, draped and holding a sceptre EDWARD' VII.D'G' REX.ET.ET.IMP Reverse EDWARD THE SEVENTH BY THE GRACE OF GOD, OF THE UNITED KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN & IRELAND, AND OF ALL THE BRITISH DOMINIANS BEYOND THE SEAS, KING, DEFENDER OF THE FAITH, EMPEROR OF INDIA BORN NOVEMBER, 1841. ASCENDED THE THRONE 22ND JANUARY, 1901.CROWNED, 9TH AUGUST, 1902 DIED 6TH MAY, 1910 UNC in the original box of issue
£130

Auction 142
Medals , Trinity College Dublin, silver, 48mm, obv. bust of Queen , rev. heraldic shield surrounded by inscription "Scientiis Naturalibus Feliciter Excultis Edmundus F. Lawson 1907". In case of issue. GVF.
£60

Auction 141
Medals . group of six to Corporal J.R.Bear R.A.F., General Medal 1962 two bars Northern , Air operations without clasp, (SAC J.R. Bear (J8425937) R.A.F.) Accumulated Campaign Service Medal (Cpl. J.R. Bear (J8425937) R.A.F.), Operational Service Medal bar (Cpl. J.R. Bear (J8425937) R.A.F.) with silver rosette, Iraq Medal 2004 (Cpl. J.R. Bear (J8425937) R.A.F.), Medal 2002NATO Service Medal with ISAF Afghanistan) clasp. All medals in boxed of issue EF & scarce.
£1,000

Auction 141
Medals Charles James Fox 1800 by J.G.Hancock struck by P.K., bronze, 53mm, obv. bust right, rev, "with learning eloquence and zeal he maintains the rights of a free and loyal people", Text possibly refers to Fox's opposition to the proposed union with (Eimer 915) EF, William Pitt the Elder First Lord of the Treasury 1799 53mm diameter in copper Eimer 912 Obverse bust left draped WILLIAM PITT APPOINTED FIRST LORD OF THE TREASURY AND CHANCELLOR OF THE EXCHEQUER DEC: 1783 Reverse WITH FORTITUDE WISDOM AND INTEGRITY HE SERVES A PROSPEROUS NATION AND A VIRTUOUS KING 1799 AGED 40 in a wreath by J.G.Hancock EF
£170

Auction 141
Medals Admiral Vernon of Portobello 1739 Fair, and n Exhibition 1886 51mm in copper EF, medal 1953 in white metal EF boxed, Academy of Music (2) 1937 and 1938 presented to Huscroft for Elocution these in silver and boxed, Twopence 1797 with crude and large s? Fine, 18th Century (2) 1791 Wilkinson, 1804 Convenience of Trade Fair, Halfpenny 1857 Holloways Near Fine with edge knocks
£100

Auction 140
Medals Union of and 1801 by C.H.Kuchler, bronze, 48mm. Rev. Britannia and Hiia shaking hands (Eimer 927). GVF.
£60

Auction 139
Medals Charles James Fox 1800 by J.G.Hancock struck by P.K., bronze, 53mm, obv. bust right, rev, "with learning eloquence and zeal he maintains the rights of a free and loyal people", Text possibly refers to Fox's opposition to the proposed union with (Eimer 915) EF
£100

Auction 138
Medals , Dublin 1865, bronze medal aded to Thomas Brunker "For s", 75mm, GVF. The Dublin Society silver medal awarded to "1st Prize single harness, class 43,won by Mrs McWalters for "Frith Manor Charity Horse Show 1909" Edge bruising otherwise VF. (2).
£70

Auction 136
Medals Group of three to Guardsman Ridley Coldstream Guards, General Medal bar Northern (24463715 GDSM S.N.Ridley Coldm Gds. U.N. medal for Bosnia & , Medal 2002. With set of miniatures
£150

Auction 135
Medals Duke of Clarence Lord High Admiralty 1827 Eimer 1192 65mm diameter in bronze Obverse Bust of the Duke of Clarence, right H.R.H. WILLIAM HENRY DUKE OF CLARENCE LORD HIGH ADMIRAL OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND. GEOR: IV: REX : MDCCCXXVII Reverse Britannia advancing right across the sea, beyond, two ships. HER MARCH IS O'ER THE MOUNTAIN WAVE HER HOME IS ON THE DEEP. by J.Henning Sr GEF in a contemporary round case
£130

Auction 134
Medals 1897 in white metal (2) Obverse Bust left veiled and crowned, VICTORIA REGINA ET IMPERATRIX 1897 below bust, Reverse Shields of and crowned at the top IN COMMEMORATION OF THE SIXTIETH YEAR OF HER MAJESTY'S REIGN EF-UNC with some scuffs, of Boulton's medal a later restrike with die deterioration evident on both sides with 'Daniel Bradley Conqueror' engraved above the design in the reverse field Good Fine
£32

Auction 131
Medals A DCM & MM group to Sjt. H. Temple . Medal G.V.R. (13666 2 Cpl. 1/ Sig. Co. R.E.), Medal G.V.R (13666 2 Cpl. 1/ D.S.Co. R.E.), 1914 (13666 Sapr R.E.), & Medals with M.I.D. oakleaf 13666 A.Sjt. R.E. Medal, Medal GVIR ( Temple DCM MM). Mounted as worn, First two slightly polished otherwise GVF. The Imperial Service Medal was awarded to Mr Harold Temple DCM MM in recognition of nearly half a century of outstanding service to the Crown. Enlisted in R.E. in 1904, and served in , until early 1914, when he joined the Post Office Telegraph Service at New Cross. He went to and when the war started won the DCM & MM, and was Mentioned in Despatches for Conspicuous during operations - for repairing telephone lines under heavy gunfire, for carrying a wounded colleague to a dressing room under heavy fire and returning to duty. He was wounded twice and after six months at hospital was sent to Signal School at Farnham where he stayed till he was demobilised in 1919. He returned to the Post Office and was promoted to Inspector in 1941. He served as a Captain in the Home Guard in the .
£1,500 London Coins : A131 : Lot 396 : A Great War DCM & MM group to Sjt. H. Temple Royal Engineers. Distinguished Conduct Medal G.V.R....

Auction 131
Medals International Medical Congress, , 1881 Obverse Bust left, crowned, veiled and draped, VICTORIA QUEEN OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND: EMPRESS OF INDIA Reverse Three supplicant figures, one holding an infant, kneeling before Aesculapius; beyond, a globe and the departing figures of . INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL CONGRESS, LONDON. JAMES PAGET, PRES. WILLIAM MAC CORMAC, HON. SEC. GEN. Exergue: 1881 Eimer 1683 77mm diameter in copper UNC with a couple of tone spots on the reverse
£80

Auction 130
Medals General Medal 1962 bar Northern (24174925 L/Cpl. L.R. Hayd14/20H), UN medal with three al s and button.
£85

Auction 127
Medals of 1817 by Avern, bronze (BHM 936). (3), Visit to 1849 wm by T ; 1887 wm.; Jubilee 1887 , silver. VF or better.
£60

Auction 121
Medals Medals (6) Medal 1902 Reverse Grand Hotel Square 38mm diameter in base metal A/UNC boxed. Coronation 1838 64mm diameter in base metal H.M.G MAJESTY VICTORIA Born May 24th 1819, Ascended the Throne June 20th 1837 with crowned June 28th 1838 inside within exergue VF. Victoria 1887 THE STATIONARY TRADES COMMEMORATIVE MEDAL 45mm diameter in white metal, boxed. Victoria 1897 an unofficial issue 35x40mm with small oval portrait of the Queen in the centre flanked by 1837 1897 IVR monogram and 'VICTORIA THE GOOD' below VF. 1937 and Elizabeth Coronation an unofficial issue in base metal NEF boxed. Prince and Princess of 1888 Silver a miniature in bronze 13mm THE FUTURE KING AND QUEEN OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND 1888 EF
£34

Auction 119
Medals , Emergency Medal 1939-46 rev. with inscription for Local Security Forces issue. Eire Medals for Civil Guard, Garda Medal and Garda Comm. Medal 1922-72. Extremely fine
£120

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